EMPORIA - The Great Bend High School track and field team ran into some steep competition on Friday in Emporia.
WICHITA - The Great Bend High School girls' soccer team came up short against Emporia, 2-0, in the championship game of the Wichita Titan's Classic on Saturday.
One thing can be said for the Great Bend High School boys' golf team: the Panthers have some experience under their belts.
KINSLEY - High School track and field is in full swing for Quivira Heights, Claflin, Pawnee Heights and others, who competed in the Kinsley Invitational on Friday.
The Great Bend High School boys tennis team had each of its players earn a medal at the Great Bend invitational on Saturday.
JUNCTION CITY - Nick Ney's flirtation with a no-hitter lasted deep into Saturday's opening game of a non-conference doubleheader with Junction City High School.
It wasn't Connor Sell's best stuff, and it wasn't a seven- nor a five-inning no-hitter on Thursday evening at Al Burns Stadium.
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS
The Great Bend High School girls' swim team won the first of three home meets this season, topping Hays and Thomas More Prep-Marian, also from Hays, on Thursday afternoon at the Barton Community College pool in Great Bend.
When Great Bend High School senior Alex Reed suffered a devastating knee injury during Class 5A district football action last fall, one had to wonder if the record-setting sprint wunderkind would ever get back on track.
WICHITA - The Great Bend High School girls' soccer team has done something it has never done before - make it to the championship game of the Wichita Titan Classic.
Suffice to say, the Great Bend High School boys' tennis team is a work in progress. Only one senior, who is coming out for the first time this spring, is on the Panthers' roster.
The Great Bend High School girls' swim team roster is a revolving door that saw eight seniors graduate from last years' squad but has some bright young talent coming in.
For the Great Bend High School softball team, this season is all about the team's experience.
Losing only four seniors to graduation, the Great Bend High School Panthers baseball team entertains some high expectations entering the 2011 campaign.
JUNCTION CITY- Battling against a six-team lineup including schools from the Topeka and Kansas City areas, Great Bend boys track and field saddled a first place finish at Friday's Junction City Invitational. Meanwhile the Great Bend girls team wrapped up competition with a fourth slot in the final standings with 80, one seed above Shawnee Heights at 78.
CIMARRON- Ellinwood girls track combined for 109 team points and a second place finish out of nine teams at Thursday's Cimarron Invitational. Ellinwood boys took the eighth slot with 20 points. Meade won the championship in the girls division while South Gray posted the top spot in the boys meet.
KINSLEY- St. John's boys wrapped up competition with 47 team point and a third place team finish while the girls team placed fourth with 41 points at Thursday's Kinsley Invitational. A total of nine school competed in both boys and girls meets.
Great Bend registered six first place performances and five state-qualifying times out of 12 events to take the gold at Thursday's quadrangular at the BCCC natatorium.
HAVEN- The Hoisington Cardinal baseball team outlasted the Haven Wildcats on Tuesday picking up a doubleheader sweep by scores of 9-6 and 8-1.
Hoisington will be the site of a Class 4A-Division 2 baseball regional May 19. Teams competing will be Hoisington-Central Plains, Hays-Thomas More Prep, Larned and Russell/Victoria. Russell defeated Larned 5-2 in last year's regional final at Larned.